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Beautiful hike, foxes join in!

The hike is a bit difficult but manageable. There are some excellent views on the way up, and some... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
PillowPopper
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Austin, Texas
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Stunning views!

Arduous hike to the peak of the reserve, but you rewarded with panoramic views of 4 volcano´s and... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Dan L
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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

The hike is a bit difficult but manageable. There are some excellent views on the way up, and some foxes joined us a couple times which was really cool. The trail is typically well marked, but we had some confusion when we were there at...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Arduous hike to the peak of the reserve, but you rewarded with panoramic views of 4 volcano´s and lake Villarica, absolutely worth the trek! Busses leave frequently from Pucon for cheap

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Simply put, this is a beautiful hike! Great views, hidden little waterfalls, and lots to see. Monkey puzzle trees at the top. We even saw a condor (I think).

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

It takes around 5-6 hours in total. The place is wonderful but the first part of the hike is not that pretty. Rough beginning but gets better after the refuge. I recommend camping at Laguna negra, close to the top. Lots of weird wildlife like...More

Thank Turi M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our day hiking there. We took the bus in front of the bus JAC terminal at 10.30. You get all informations at the entrance with an incredible map full of informations about plants, animals and history of the park. Entrance is 4000...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It’s required a good physical condition to enjoy this splendid track which conducts through a beautiful forest with lenga trees and aurucarias 40 meters tall. The final point consents a fantastic view. Better in a clear day but I made it in a (relatively) cloudy...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

It's not a national park, it is a sactuary and that makes a different trip than Huerquehue. It's shorter but steeper and the initial trial is very hard, imposible if raining. Watch out. But if you manage to survive the first part of it, then...More

Thank Javier D
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The path is EXTREMELY steep at the start that I almost gave up. After the refugio, I actually got lost so I turned back. The path is not well-marked so be-careful. Also, there are cows and goats that may block your path. Just walk, they...More

Thank Owen T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Hold on until the top: the view is breathtaking! You can go there in bus. P.S: if you have walking sticks, take them with you, you will need them!

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Took a bus from downtown for 700 CLP one-way (USD$1) that drops you off right at the start of the path. There is a station there with maps where you pay the entrance fee of 4000 CLP (USD$6). The hike wasn't that tough and was...More

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